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SAG 1450-1 Microcystis aeruginosa

SAG Strain Number:1450-1
TAXONOMY
Genus:Microcystis
Species:aeruginosa
Taxonomic position:Cyanobacteria
Authority:K├╝tzing em.Elenkin
Variety:
Formerly called:
Authentic:no
Division:Cyanobacteria
Class:Cyanophyceae
ORIGIN
General habitat:freshwater
Climatic zone:
Continent:America
Country:United States
Locality:Wisconsin, Lake Mendota
Lat. / Long.  (Precision):43.092459 / -89.39724  (8000m)   View on Google Maps
Year:1946
Isolated by:G. C. Gerloff
Strain number by isolator:1036
Deposition by:
Deposition date:
CULTURE INFORMATION
Culture medium:ES
Axenic:bacterial or other types of contamination
Strain relatives:CCAP 1450/1; UTEX 2061; PCC 7005
Agitation resistance:not detected
Special properties:algae of the genus Microcystis have the potential to produce toxins > restricted distribution! Handle with care and use specific SAG form for ordering toxic or pathogenic material !
 
PUBLICATIONS
Publication:Svanys, A. et al. (2016) Microcystins do not necessarily lower the sensitivity of Microcystis aeruginosa to tannic acid. FEMS Microbiology Letters 363:fnv227
Publication:Lang, I. et al. (2011) Fatty acid profiles and their distribution patterns in microalgae: a comprehensive analysis of more than 2000 strains from the SAG culture collection. BMC Plant Biol 11:124
Publication:Gerloff, G.C. et al. (1957) Nitrogen as a Limiting Factor for the Growth of Microcystis Aeruginosa in Southern Wisconsin Lakes. Ecology 38 (4):556-561
Publication:Gerloff, G.C. et al. (1952) The mineral nutrition of Microcystis aeruginosa. Am. J. Bot. 39:26-32
Publication:Gerloff, G.C. et al. (1950) The isolation, purification and culture of blue-green algae. Am. J. Bot. 37:216-218
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Sequence Accession:KM019996  Microcystis aeruginosa PCC 7005 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. (1461 bp)
CRYO
Cryopreservation:not detected
TEACHING
Recommended for teaching:no